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Boathouse Landing

124 N John Sims Pkwy, Niceville, FL 32580-1045
+1 850-678-2805
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (59 reviews)
“grouper” (31 reviews)
“rice pilaf” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
124 N John Sims Pkwy, Niceville, FL 32580-1045
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I am not a huge fan of seafood, so was a little apprehensive going to Boathouse Landing. I had coconut-battered shrimp for an appetizer and a 12ounce ribeye with skin-on red mashed potatoes and summer veggies for an entree. All were very good. Another family...More

Thank Shawn M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was on the water with views of shrimp boats and yachts. We sat out on the back deck. I had the crab legs. A little pricey but they are everywhere and they gave me a lot. We had the key lime pie for dessert....More

Thank deborah h
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was amazing just like it always is when I order from here. Their Bayou Cajun pasta has the best of flavors all in one bite. The service is spot on and the view from inside or outside is beautiful. Would recommend this place...More

Thank Trevor C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the special and catch of the day pepper tuna on a bed of rice with huge asparagus stalks. My medium rare tuna and everything else was perfectly cooked and delicious. Nice glass of NZ Sauvignon Blanc went well with it. Hush puppies were...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have gone to Boathouse Landing for years....and usually for their etouffee...because it was always topnotch. Last year we noted that it was different than in the past, but still pretty good. This year my first batch of etouffee came out from the kitchen with...More

1  Thank Barbara V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good seafood. Even better if you can go early and get the early bird menu. Enough options. Everything was good.

Thank ellie2newjersey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Oh my goodness the food is amazing, fresh and flavorful. Everything that we tried today was good and if you get a chance go by

1  Thank Tracy P
Reviewed 3 January 2018

The Boathouse is always a good restaurant but their Saturday/Sunday Brunch is superb. I have visited there for their brunch on two occasions; once for their fish and gouda grits with white gravy and the second time for their spinach and crab omelet. This was...More

1  Thank thirdwiley
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Very nice Location. Service: average. friendly but not very knowable. Food has average Quality, too much on your plate... We will not come back.

Thank 648dieterk
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

I absolutely love the soups, salads, and seafood. The atmosphere overlooking the water is breathtaking. Service is good.

Thank X6367ANangelaw
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Tatiana R
11 June 2017|
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Response from gpskisgolfs | Reviewed this property |
They are flexible. Go w/fresh salad and fresh Gulf fish grilled. See their website boathouselanding Check menu and call before you go...worth the trip to eat a relaxed meal overlooking historic Boggy Bayou. Al Capone liked... More
Greta M
9 November 2015|
Response from Diane P | Reviewed this property |
It would be a great place for your dinner but this time of the year it would have to be inside eating , we ate out on the deck it was beautiful. I hope that helps you . Congrats on your wedding.
2 April 2015|
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Response from Sue455 | Reviewed this property |
Lunch hours are 11-2:30. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 N John Sims Pkwy, Niceville, FL 32580-1045
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Niceville
  • Phone Number: +1 850-678-2805
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